Two-Spirit Elder

Alder, Benite, Matte Medium, Powdered Umber, Red Oxide, Acrylic, Elk Antler Bone, Chicken Feathers, Trade Beads, Abalone, Red Turban Snail, Cedar Bark

One of the most valued and respected members of community life on the Coast were—and are—two-spirited persons, who were trusted confidants and supporters of families. The face of this beautiful elder radiates compassion and a lifetime of rich personal family and community experience.

Dimensions include cedar bark hair.